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2017 Australian Lunar Rooster 1 oz Silver Coin NGC MS70 ER

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1-9 $101.55 $102.61 $105.78
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The Chinese Lunar Calendar is a 12-year cycle that features a different animal to represent each of the 12 individual years. The animals assigned to each year were given their assignment by the Jade Emperor, and are said to impart some of their character traits to the people born under their sign. The 2017 1 oz Australian Silver Rooster Coin is available to purchase today at Provident Metals.


  • Delivered secured in protective plastic slab by the NGC!
  • 10thdesign released in Lunar Series II!
  • Availability limited to only 300,000 coins!
  • Contains 1 Troy oz of .999 pure silver.
  • Face value of $1 (AUD, backed by the government of Australia
  • Obverse features effigy of Queen Elizabeth II.
  • Reverse features 2017 Year of the Rooster design.
  • Bears a grade of Mint State 70 from the Numismatic Guaranty Corporation.
  • Designated an Early Release issue by NGC.

These 2017 1 oz Australian Silver Rooster Coins are the second release ofYear of the Rooster coins from the Perth Mint. In the previous Lunar Series, available from 1996 to 2007, the Year of the Rooster was featured on the 2005 Lunar Series I coin. There is an all-new design for the Lunar Series II Year of the Rooster coin.


The obverse of all 2017 1 oz Australian Silver Rooster coins features the effigy of Queen Elizabeth II. Her Majestys depiction is captured in right-profile relief and was created in 1998 by Ian Rank-Broadley.


On the reverse of the Australian Silver Rooster coin is the image used on all silver Year of the Rooster releases. It includes a family of chickens, led by a bold rooster and featuring a hen with three chicks pecking for morsels on the ground. The surrounding imagery includes native plant species from China.

Each of the 2017 1 oz Australian Silver Rooster coins from this listing is a perfect specimen according to the NGC. Coins with an MS70 grade exhibit full, original mint luster and bear no detracting flaws of any kind on the surfaces.


Perth Mint was founded as the third and final British Royal Mint facility in Australia in 1899. Just 3 years before federation, the Perth Mint would go on to serve as a primary minting facility during Australias transition to independence and stands today as the oldest operating mint in the country.


Do you have questions about this silver coin, or perhaps about others in the series? Dont hesitate to reach out to our customer service team by calling 1-800-313-3315. You can also reach out to us by sending an email detailing your questions. Alternatively, you can chat live with us on our website.

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Product Details

Year 2017
Condition MS70 ER
Grading Service NGC
Mint Mark P - Perth Mint
Metals Purity .9999
Producer Perth Mint
Thickness 2.6 mm
Diameter 45.6 mm
Condition Brilliant Uncirculated
Denomination $1 AUD
Country Australia
Designer (Obverse) Ian Rank-Broadley
Designer (Reverse) Ing Ing Jong
Edge Style Reeded
Product Series Lunar Series II
Certificate of Authenticity No
Packaging NGC Plastic Slab
Packaging Dimensions 3.346x2.369x0.393
Metal Content 1 Troy Ounce
Shipping Orders over $99 Ship Free
Provident ID 2573196